By Jody Korch
STEPHENSON — From the opening tip, Carney-Nadeau was running the floor and humming like a finely-tuned machine, and there was little Stephenson could do to stop the high-octane Wolves Monday night.
Carney-Nadeau rolled to a 78-34 boys’ basketball ...
MANISTIQUE — The Manistique girls came close, but couldn’t quite get over the hump Monday night as they dropped a 50-46 basketball decision to the Engadine Eagles.
Manistique led 10-8 after the first quarter, but trailed 27-12 at halftime of the non-conference contest. The Emeralds then ...
ESCANABA — The Escanaba Quarterback Club annual meeting is set for 6 p.m. Wednesday at Pacino’s Club. The agenda includes club finances, new appointees to the Wall of Fame candidate list, upcoming fund-raising and a season review from Eskymos’ coach Dave Howes.
A sandwich can be ...
MARQUETTE — The Escanaba girls “A” team beat Ishpeming 28-12 Saturday during a bowling meet in Marquette. Dakota Cloutier led Esky with a 206 game and a 493 series. The girls “B” team lost 31-9 to the Marquette “B” team as Olivia Toth led Esky with a 463 series. The Esky boys ...
OSCODA — Three Gladstone wrestlers went undefeated Saturday as they placed third in the Oscoda Invitational.
Gladstone’s Lane Matzke, Nick Dawson and Jared Demeuse finished 5-0 in the tournament.
Vadym Torvinen, Cole Hansen and Brody Sanville went 4-1 and Cole Dawson was 3-1.
Manistique, Gladstone at Kingsford, 5
Kingsford at Gladstone, 7:15
Big Bay at BR-Harris, 7:30
S. Central at Carney-Nadeau, 8
Gladstone at Marquette, PPD
N. Dickinson at Big Bay, 7:30
Houghton at Escanaba, 7:30
Munising 69, Superior Central 44
Rapid River 47, Bark River-Harris 33
Carney-Nadeau 78, Stephenson 34
Norway 77, Mid Peninsula 48
Iron Mountain 80, North Dickinson 42
Forest Park 52, West Iron County 38
Antigo, Wis. 91, Menominee 24
Westwood 57, L’Anse ...
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Jack Morris always prided himself on being a tough guy when he pitched, a big-game winner who wouldn’t break down.
So guess what happened when the newly elected Hall of Famer spoke in front of George Brett, Robin Yount and a couple of his Cooperstown pals?
ESCANABA — The evolution of Michigan eight-player high school football has led to the formation of a new conference in the Upper Peninsula.
Rapid River athletic director Rick Pepin said a new football-only conference will be launched in the 2018 fall season.
The 13-school, yet unnamed ...
ESCANABA — The Bay College Norse were off to the races Saturday as they ran past the Wisconsin-Fond du Lac Falcons 102-64 in a college men’s basketball game.
It took the Norse slightly more than four minutes to score the first 17 points in this match-up.
They continued to run the floor ...
HANNAHVILLE — The Hannahville girls withstood a late rally by Mackinac Island Saturday as they pulled out a 34-32 basketball victory over the Lakers.
Senior Dayson Beaver drained a 15-foot set shot from the left baseline with 10 seconds left to play as the Soaring Eagles then hung on for ...
ESCANABA — Athletic conferences have been changing in the Upper Peninsula over the years.
The latest changes are the Mid-Peninsula Conference losing five schools for football to the expanded West-PAC, Gladstone rejoining the Great Northern Conference and a new 13-school, eight-player league ...
ESCANABA — The Escanaba Gymnastics Winter Camp continues Saturday at Triple A Gymnastics in the Escanaba Mini Mall.
Gymnasts age 3-5 are to report from 9-10 a.m. Those age 6-7 meet from 10-11, Students age 8-9 are in session from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., with those age 10-12 reporting from ...
SUAMICO, Wis. — The Escanaba wrestlers finished 21st among 25 teams in Saturday’s Battle of the Bay tournament at Bay Port High School.
Luxemburg-Casco won for the third straight time with 468 1/2 points, followed by Mukwonago 441 1/2 and DePere 370.
Esky scored 151 points. Other ...
Engadine at Manistique, 7:30
S. Central at Munising, 7:30
Rapid River at BR-Harris, 7:30
C-N at Stephenson, 7:30
Mid Peninsula at Norway, 7:30
Manistique, Gladstone at Kingsford, 5
CLEVELAND (AP) — Aaron Rodgers stood on the sideline, fighting off the December chill inside a large green Packers jacket and stocking cap.
His game-day look could soon be more familiar.
Relegated to being a cheerleader since breaking his collarbone in October, Rodgers may be back on the ...
TAMPA, Fla. — Injured throwing hand or not, Matthew Stafford is determined to keep the Detroit Lions in the race for a playoff spot.
And he insists he’s not playing attention to rumors about the future of Jim Caldwell, whose job could depend on whether the team gets in.
“Listen, man, ...
RAPID RIVER — In the future, Rapid River’s Logan Hardwick plans to share some good news.
Hardwick and the Rockets defeated state powerhouse North Central 65-43 Thursday night before a packed house at Rapid River High School.
The Rockets made a little history against a team that made ...